Fatoumata Simpara

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If Greeks did this, the terrible crisis would be over

The Greeks trust their already bailed-out but still putrefying banks as far as they can throw them. To keep them from toppling, the ECB is propping them up via the Emergency Liquidity Assistance (ELA) program, providing many billions in cash so that Greeks can continue to yank their own money out …

Europe

Greece leads eurozone's slide into deflation

Inflation slumps to -0.6pc across the monetary bloc as 17 out of 19 countries record negative price growth<p>Consumer prices in the eurozone recorded their biggest slide in the history of the monetary union, as nearly 90pc of the bloc <b>recorded negative prices in January</b>.<p>Inflation slumped to -0.6pc in …

Did austerity really fail in Greece?

‘Austerity has failed’ is the most popular narrative of many commentators, especially in the Anglo-Saxon world and in the European periphery (e.g. …

Economics

GREECE - Debt talks continue as Athens pledges to respect privatisations

What would happen if Greece quits the euro?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1160000/1160523_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524713555_5303ed4c54e13aafc6226a2f99631f2c<p><b>Neither the Greek government nor its eurozone partners want to see Greece leaving the eurozone - or a "Grexit" as it has become known. But if they</b> …

Europe

15 charts that explain the Greek crisis

Greek output per head fell by a quarter in the six years following the global financial crisis. It kept falling well after other European countries …

Europe

Greece struggles to address its tax evasion problem

Anti-austerity programme of new prime minister Alexis Tsipras depends on collecting billions in unpaid revenues<p>The new government of Greece, led by Alexis Tsipras, has promised to tackle tax evasion. It hopes this strategy will yield €3bn ($3.4bn) in the coming months in order to cover part of the …

Europe

The Economic Consequences of Greece

The adoption of a common currency has undermined the European Union's founding vision, threatening the stability of the continent. The turmoil in …

European Union

Why the solution for Greece needs to include tackling corruption

After the drama, the dénouement. Crisis-watchers who were riveted to last week’s continuous flow of breaking-news bulletins from Brussels – as the …

Europe

The Costs of Grexit

From Greece's perspective, leaving the euro would be highly disruptive, which explains why there is very little support for it in the country. But …

European Union

The Negative Way to Growth?

Monetary policy has become increasingly unconventional in the last six years, with central banks implementing zero-interest-rate policies, …

Economics